• The Coin won a Finalist Award in the Mystery/Suspense Category from the Indi Excellence National Awards and an Honorable Mention in the Paris (FR) Book Festival. The story follows a complex subversive plot devised by Middle Easterners against the United States.
  • El Tigre won a Finalist Award in Western Fiction in both Indie Excellence and USA Best Books Awards. Reviewers have compared favorably his writing to Louis L'Amour and Elmer Kelton,.
  • Lobo was the winning novel in the Military Fiction category in rthe Indie Excellence Awards. John Taffin, Columnist, Gun Magazines says "Lobo keeps the mind engaged and is hard to put down!"
  • El Tigre II has received a Finalist Award in the Western Category in the Indie Excellence National Awards Ciompetition. Amazon 5* review states "...a fitting sequel to the high-octane action of the original El Tigre."
  • Another great book! I love your heroes!! Good job! Tex, Editor, The Cowboy Chronicle
  • All of John H. Manhold's books are award winners with rave reviews.The Westerns have been compared favorably with the writing of L'Amour and Kelton. His mystery/suspense book is noteworthy for its thought-provoking postulation. They are not to be missed!